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Old 04-02-2011, 04:09 PM   #1
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'06 TJ -Something rolling inside tailgate

I think I have something rolling around inside my tailgate -maybe a washer or something. As I go around corners I hear it roll from one side to the other and then back when I turn the other direction.

I've removed the spare tire bracket, there is a plastic louvered panel underneath. It looks like it can be removed but I don't want to break it, especially if there is a proper way to remove.
Anyone have any advice for opening the tailgate?

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Old 04-02-2011, 06:00 PM   #2
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It pops off, however usually one of the clips breaks. Try taking the latch cover and latch assembly off and see if you can get to what ever is rattling around.
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